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· December, 2013

Stories about Migration & Immigration from December, 2013

Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia

Mandela's lesson for Hong Kong

Guyana: Family Ties

38 Million Chinese Abandon Pension Insurance

The falling number of people with insurance has revealed serous problems in China’s pension system.

Popularizing the Hmong Qeej Musical Instrument through YouTube

Russia's Government Might Block Websites for Calls to Unsanctioned Rallies

The Russian parliament will soon vote on a law that would empower the Prosecutor General’s office to close any website that hosts content encouraging people to attend unsanctioned rallies.

Russia's Year of Pogroms

2013 has been a particularly virulent year for race violence in Russia. The most recent incident, which took place this past weekend in the city of Arzamas was no different.

Spanish Television Show Does Not Represent Reality of Expats in Santiago

Haiti, Dominican Republic: Discriminatory Ruling

Cuba Temporarily Reestablishes Consular Services in the United States

In Japan, Disaster and a Radio Show Put Refugees On the Agenda

For nearly 10 years Katsuya Soda has worked to bring the refugees issue to the attention of the complacent Japanese public. These days he has some extra help.

Russian Nationalists Find Themselves a “Saint”

A November 23, 2013 shooting that took place in a Moscow Metro train has spawned a new meme for Russia's radical nationalist and anti-migrant movement.

Jamaicans Boycott Trinidadian Products After Deportation Fiasco

Just over week ago, thirteen Jamaican citizens were refused entry to Trinidad and Tobago. The Trinidadian export sector may already be feeling the backlash as Jamaicans respond with a boycott.

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